The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 26 13
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 12.24% 2.96% 2.50%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
Active Directory
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

System Software Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 12.24% 2.96% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bridgend region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Bridgend

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) XenApp
4 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) MCP
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) Change Control
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Clustering
6 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) Apple
7 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Change Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
1 1 (10.00%) LINQ
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
1 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCP
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (50.00%) XenApp
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (10.00%) Sitecore